This substance was identified for action under the Chemicals Management Plan (CMP).
|CAS RN||Common name||DSL name||Proposed order and RIAS||Public comments on the draft screening assessment||Final screening assessment||Proposed risk management approach||Conclusion on section 64 criteria||Follow-up activities|
|119-61-9||Benzophenone||Methanone, diphenyl-||HTML||HTML||HTML||HTML||Meets one or more of the criteria||Refer to proposed risk management approach|
|June 24, 2023||Publication in Canada Gazette, Part I, of a notice under section 71 of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (CEPA 1999).|
|April 2, 2022||Publication in the Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 156, No. 14 of the proposed order adding benzophenone to Schedule 1 to CEPA 1999 and start of a 60-day public comment period.|
|January 30, 2021||Publication of the final screening assessment. The proposed risk management approach was also published for a 60-day public comment period. The related notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 155, No. 5.|
|August 4, 2018||Publication and start of 60-day public comment period on the draft screening assessment and the risk management scope. The related notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 152, No. 31.|
Section 71 CMP 2023
In June 2023, a notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 157, No. 25 – June 24, 2023 under section 71 of CEPA 1999. This notice applies to benzophenone (CAS RN 119-61-9). More information is available on the Information gathering with respect to certain substances under the Chemicals Management Plan web page.
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